This position is for a Nursing Assistant – 3 East – FT with a company in Jackson, MS.
Duties and Responsibilities: To assist the nurse by providing care and treatment of patients in accordance with policy and nursing practice laws and regulations. To perform job duties in accordance with the medical center's purpose. Performs bath and hygiene measures, feeding, and other adls as necessary. Collects and delivers specimens to the appropriate locations within acceptable time frames as directed. Maintains accurate records (vital signs, i and o, weight, etc.) And reports changes to rn or lpn. Prepares patients for treatments, exams, and procedures as directed by the rn/lpn. Participates in the care of the patient by lifting, turning, and repositioning the patient, utilizing proper body mechanics. Transports patient as required. Appropriately charges for supplies/equipment and reports equipment in need of repair to nurse manager. Performs certain clerical functions as assigned. The duties listed are general in nature and are examples of the duties and responsibilities performed and are not meant to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Management retains the right to add or change duties at any time.
Education & Experience: High school diploma or equivalent (ged). Six (6) months healthcare experience or post high school education; or completion of a nursing assistant course; or completion of a first semester of lpn/rn program. Certification preferred. Certifications, licenses or registration required: na. Knowledge, skills & abilities:
This business is an EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Title VI/Title VII/Title IX/504/ADA/ADEA employer.
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